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Jelly-like creatures invade beach

Jelly-like creatures invade beach

Thousands of strange sea creatures washed ashore a California beach, puzzling tourists and thrilling scientists
How to be an L.A. local: 8 tips for faking it

How to be an L.A. local: 8 tips for faking it

Don't order Corona and don't freak out when you see Jessica Alba without makeup, and you might pass for local
'Some People Call Me Maurice': Best Los Angeles theme bars

'Some People Call Me Maurice': Best Los Angeles theme bars

At these favorite LA bars, the drinks come with a chaser of kitsch
L.A.'s humble food trucks go Hollywood

L.A.'s humble food trucks go Hollywood

What pizza is to New York and the cheesesteak is to Philly, the food truck has become to Los Angeles -- essential
16 incredible rooftop bars

16 incredible rooftop bars

Good cocktails combine with spectacular views across rivers, cityscapes and oceans at these bird-level drinkeries
The year's best U.S. restaurants and chefs

The year's best U.S. restaurants and chefs

Deciding where to eat on that next trip to the United States just got a bit easier
Hollywood stars shun Brunei-owned hotel

Hollywood stars shun Brunei-owned hotel

Some of Hollywood's biggest names are turning their back on the Beverly Hills Hotel over Brunei's adoption of sharia law
Extreme makeover: LAX gets dolled up
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Extreme makeover: LAX gets dolled up

Los Angeles International Airport's upgrade, including more than 60 restaurants and shops, could herald an end to its rep as one of the world's worst airports
Insider Guide: Best of Los Angeles
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Insider Guide: Best of Los Angeles

Delve beyond the bright lights and Botoxed heart(s) of this pop culture mecca, without sacrificing the star treatment
5 conversation topics for travelers afraid of awkward silences
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5 conversation topics for travelers afraid of awkward silences

Every city has its own ice-breakers; we've picked out the best for seven cities around the world
LAX shooting: TSA officer killed, suspect apprehended

LAX shooting: TSA officer killed, suspect apprehended

Man concealing assault rifle at Los Angeles International Airport checkpoint fires at TSA agent

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